Tag: equipment and technology

A number of those who attended the 2023 Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference will be in Las Vegas for ConExpo-Con/Agg. Photo: ConExpo-Con/Agg

Putting a value on ConExpo-Con/Agg (Part 1)

March 7, 2023 By

The 2023 Pit & Quarry Roundtable & Conference provided a platform for producers, manufacturers and dealers to discuss what they generally like – and don’t like – about ConExpo-Con/Agg.

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Aggregate producers attending ConExpo-Con/Agg will find plenty of relevant exhibits in the outdoor Silver Lot. Photo: ConExpo-Con/Agg

What producers will find at ConExpo-Con/Agg

March 6, 2023 By

The upcoming ConExpo-Con/Agg will have plenty of equipment, technology and educational opportunities for aggregate producers to explore.

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The education sessions at ConExpo-Con/Agg are concentrated on business best practices, safety and health, talent acquisition and technology solutions. Photo: ConExpo-Con/Agg

Education sessions with an aggregate focus at ConExpo

February 10, 2023 By

There are plenty of educational opportunities producers can take advantage of during ConExpo-Con/Agg 2023. Find out what’s being offered.

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Show traffic was steady outside the Las Vegas Convention Center on the opening day of ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020. Photo: P&Q Staff

Who’s planning ConExpo-Con/Agg press conferences

September 7, 2022 By

P&Q’s editors will traverse the Las Vegas Convention Center next March as they cover the latest equipment and technology for aggregate producers.

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From left: Vulcan Materials Co.'s Nick Compton visited with Hinkle Contracting Co.'s Barry Adkins and Forrest Shelton during a break at Technology Demonstration Day in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo: P&Q Staff

Blasting community together once again

December 15, 2021 By

Technology Demonstration Day returned for the first time in two years, presenting opportunities for blasters to keep up with evolving tech ahead of the Kentucky Blasting Conference.

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Fine control of lubrication oil flow on the SS-2000 enables operators to adjust the oil flow to the hammer under all conditions. Photo: Soosan America

Soosan introduces DTH drill

November 11, 2020 By

The SS-2000 is the newest DTH (down-the-hole) drill in the Rock Commander line from Soosan America.

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Cavex 2 hydroyclones are now available. Photo: P&Q Staff

Weir Minerals brings hydrocyclone to market

November 5, 2020 By

The Cavex 2 introduces a step change in performance and sustainability, Weir says, offering water and energy savings.

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An aerial view of Washington Rock Quarries' Kapowsin Quarry. Photo: Jonathan Hart

What ‘Made in America’ means to one aggregate producer

September 22, 2020 By

Jonathan Hart, vice president at Washington Rock Quarries, offers his two cents on this hot-button topic that’s taken center stage on presidential campaign trail.

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Take Pit & Quarry’s ‘Made in the USA’ survey

August 12, 2020 By

The magazine’s editors are preparing a feature article on the concept of “Made in the USA,” and they want your feedback.

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